Public Schools in Valdez, Alaska

There are 4 Public Schools in Valdez, Alaska, serving a population of 3,921 people in an area of 217 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 980 people, and 1 Public School per 54 square miles.

In Alaska, Valdez is ranked 203rd of 365 cities in Public Schools per capita, and 180th of 365 cities in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Valdez Public Schools

Find Valdez, Alaska public schools, including charter schools, k-12, elementary, middle, and high schools.


George H. Gilson Middle School 357 Robe River Drive Valdez, AK

Hermon Hutchens Elementary 1009 West Klutina Street Valdez, AK

Valdez High School 319 Robe River Drive Valdez, AK

Valdez Home School 1112 West Klutina Street Valdez, AK

About Valdez Public Schools

Valdez Public Schools are tuition-free, publicly funded schools that are legally required to accept and provide an education to all children from Kindergarten age through Grade 12 in Valdez, AK. Each of the fifty state constitutions includes a requirement for the provision of a Public School system, and each state, including Alaska, also has a compulsory education law that requires school-age children to attend school.

You may contact Public Schools for questions about:
  • Valdez Public School calendars
  • Admissions policies and enrollment
  • Valdez school district
  • Academics and school curriculum
  • School buses and transportation

Valdez Public School Statistics

Find Valdez Public School Enrollment and Educational Attainment (Age 25+). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Valdez Public School Enrollment
 ValdezValdez-Cordova Census Area
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment-26 (24.1%)
Kindergarten Enrollment43 (100.0%)139 (94.6%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)170 (100.0%)510 (93.9%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)150 (100.0%)466 (91.9%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)177 (100.0%)429 (96.6%)
Valdez Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 ValdezValdez-Cordova Census Area
Less than 9th Grade Education16 (0.6%)83 (1.3%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)12 (0.4%)182 (2.8%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)734 (25.9%)1,789 (28.0%)